Madelyn Broome '19, the recipient of the 2019 Gregory T. Pope '80 Prize for science writing. The Pope Prize is awarded annually to a graduating senior for outstanding articles or papers on scientific topics written for a broad audience.
- Sun, Mar 24, 2019, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Hack the Drag is a weekend-long hackathon with the aim of providing a safe space for culturally relevant STEM-making and teaching through wearable electronics and drag. Participants will design drag costumes that include programmable lights and other sensors. Participants will be guided through design iteration, circuit-making, and presentation. Participants will make their creations throughout the weekend and show off the final product in a Sunday afternoon drag show.
- Thu, Apr 18, 2019, 7:00 pm
The Council on Science and Technology (CST) is seeking showcase proposals from the Princeton University community for the opening reception of its biennial Living at the Intersection Symposium (LIS), held in the Effron Music Building at the Lewis Center for the Arts Complex on Thursday, April 16, 2020, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
- Thu, Jan 23, 2020, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
How can I make my lab more applied or relevant? How do I engage all of my students in the lab? How do I teach experimental skills? These are three big questions that anyone working on lab curricula will encounter. In this hands-on workshop we will use these questions to motivate discussion and thinking about designing engaging and instructive lab experiences.
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- Friday, Sep 27, 2019
CST's Associate Director of Science Education, Catherine Riihimaki shared her insights and expertise of effective science communication via her collaboration on the new Princeton podcast "All for Earth". Students, staff and other attendees of the workshop were also treated to a tour of the Broadcast center.
- Thursday, Nov 14, 2019
What do HIV infection and opioid addiction have in common? Rapid escalation in their spread across the US, use of needles as a primary means of delivery to the body, and stigma for those directly and indirectly affected.
- Tuesday, Dec 17, 2019The Living at the Intersection Symposium (LIS) 2020 will examine the topic of “Truth and Evidence” at the intersection of STEM and the arts humanities and social sciences.
- Thu, Oct 29, 2020, 7:00 pm to Fri, Oct 30, 2020, 5:00 pm
Truth and Evidence
October 29th (evening) and 30th (all day)
- The Living at the Intersection Symposium (LIS) 2020 will examine the topic of “Truth and Evidence” at the intersection of STEM and the arts, humanities, and social sciences.
- On the evening of Thursday, October 29th, a welcome reception, showcase of works by students and faculty related to the symposium theme, and a performance will take place.
- Tue, Feb 11, 2020, 7:00 pm
What Rachel Carson started with Silent Spring, Tyrone Hayes continues through research on how chemical runoff impacts ecosystems and human health.